Drysdale Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GIVE ME ACCESS

Drysdale Name Meaning

Scottish: habitational name from Dryfesdale near Dumfries, named from the river Dryfe + Old English dæl ‘valley’.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Dinsdale, Lonsdale, Dimsdale, Dugdale, Teesdale, Ragsdale, Iredale

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Drysdale Family Origin

Where is the Drysdale family from?

SHOW MORE

Drysdale Family Occupations

What did your Drysdale ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Coal Miner, Farmer and Annuitant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Drysdale. The most common Drysdale occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 4% of Drysdale's were Coal Miners. A less common occupation for the Drysdale family was Housekeeper.

View Census data for Drysdale | Data not to scale

SHOW MORE
  • Coal Miner

    4%
  • Farmer

    4%
  • Annuitant

    2%
  • Housekeeper

    2%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Drysdale ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Drysdale Historical Records

What Drysdale family records will you find?

Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Drysdale ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Drysdale

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Drysdale Life Expectancy

What is the average Drysdale lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, Drysdale life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Drysdale in 1949 was 50, and 66 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Drysdale

SHOW MORE

United States

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Drysdale ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

Famous Drysdale Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)

Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Look up another name